VegfestUK Brighton – Stalls selling fast

Stalls have been going like hotcakes since the announcement of VegfestUK Brighton on Saturday March 19th 2011. With prices starting from as little as £24.50 + vat for a shared stall for a small producer, campaigner or therapist, and with an expected attendance of over 2,000, the floorplan is filling out rapidly. Admission is FREE to the public and plans are afoot to open up the lower ground floor to cope with the demand for stall space. Contact the office for more information about VegfestUK or visit the website www.vegfest.co.uk

VegfestUK Brighton - Welcome to our first Sponsors

Welcome to our first 4 Supersize Sponsors: Yaoh, Beanies, Natural Balance and Out of Hand! Yaoh (www.yaoh.co.uk ) make the best hemp products including bodycare and food, Beanies distribute the FRY's range of veggie burgers and are absolute darlings www.beanieshealthfoods.co.uk , Natural Balance are the makers of the simply stunning NAKD raw snack bar ranges as well as Trek bars www.naturalbalancefoods.co.uk and Out Of Hand are our ethical printers and designers with their own eco friendly print factory www.outofhand.co.uk

VegfestUK Brighton – Admission FREE to the Public

Admission to VegfestUK Brighton is absolutely free!! The gates open at 11am and close at 7pm and in between we expect to see up to several thousand visitors pass through to sample the wonders of the best of the vegan lifestyle including masses of amazing food, bodycare, fashion, accessories, information, gifts, campaigners, talks, demos and some fantastic entertainment lined up. There’s a licensed bar too so you can’t go wrong really – the event is held on March 19th 2011 at The Hove Centre www.brighton.vegfest.co.uk

VegfestUK Bristol – Website live shortly

The two day outdoor extravaganza in Bristol is on May 28th and 29th 2011 in central Bristol, and the website for the event www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk will be live shortly (by the end of December, beginning of January at the latest). The event is free to the public from 11am – 5.30pm both days, and then it becomes a pay event from 6pm – 11pm. 10,000 visitors are expected for what is Europe’s biggest vegan event. Stalls are available for booking from January, with discounts for small businesses and small campaigners

VegfestUK Bristol – Friday Night added

VegfestUK Bristol sees a Friday night added for the first time, with the gates opening at 6pm on Friday May 27th for an outdoor party with 5,000 capacity, going on until 11pm, with a clubnite lined up afterwards – ensuring that VegfestUK Bristol 2011 gets off to a rocking start! The lineup is under raps but will be revealed shortly, along with ticket prices and news about our special guests who are co - hosting the event. See www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk for updates from January 2011

VegfestUK Bristol Fringe Week announced

VegfestUK Bristol Fringe Week starts on Saturday May 21st and runs through until the end of the festival on Sunday May 29th, comprising of talks and demos during the day, along with stalls and info outside health stores in Bristol, followed by events during the evening. This exciting project is possibly the first of its kind in the UK and the idea is expected to catch on in other towns and cities! There will be more information available shortly from the Vegfest websites

Yaoh – 33% off Moisturisers for December

Hemp food and bodycare experts Yaoh are sponsoring VegfestUK Brighton and they have a special offer running on their hemp moisturisers for December – you can get 33% off the RRP, making these awesome products only £3.99 each instead of £5.95. Yaoh moisturisers have been awarded the coveted Ethical Consumer Best Buy and are excellent for all skin types. Yaoh also produce hemp food and their organic hemp seed oil is on offer during January/February 2011 – see their website for details www.yaoh.co.uk


Out Of Hand – Ethical Print and Design service

VegfestUK sponsors Out of Hand have some fantastic ethical print and design deals available for friends of VegfestUK, and in particular any stallholders. Out Of Hand own their own print shop and are able to monitor all stages of the print process to ensure eco friendly techniques are adhered to throughout, including access cutting edge eco friendly materials, to making them a truly ethical print company. Add to this their impeccable design credentials and you have the complete package www.outofhand.co.uk


Nakd Snack Bars - new flavours out

Nakd snack bars see three new flavours hit the streets recently, including the Cocoa Delight, the Cocoa Mint and the Berry Delight – all three taste brilliant and are moist, full of flavour, smooth in texture, chewy, filling, satisfying, moreish and very very good for you. The other bars in the NAKD range include the simply stunning Cashew Cookie plus a great Pecan Pie, Cocoa Orange and a Ginger Bread too….awesome, and highly recommended by the VegfestUK team www.naturalbalancefoods.co.uk


Health Etcetera - Christmas in the Raw

VegfestUK Brighton sponsors Health Etcetera welcomes you to . . .Christmas in The Raw – a Raw Christmas Dinner Party & Dance Dress Code: Black Tie Saturday 11th December - 7pm ‘til late! Join us for a sit down meal of exquisite cuisine by a top Raw Chef followed by barefoot liberating rock’n roll dancing £45 per person Overnight accommodation available Venue: Hinton House, Hinton House Drive, Kings Worthy, Winchester, SO23 7NH To Book Now: 01962 883 821 For further details please visit www.healthetcetera.com


Beanies Healthfoods – have a FRY’s Christmas

Beanie’s Healthfoods have once again stepped up to sponsor VegfestUK Brighton and Bristol – they are the people behind the FRY’s range of veggie burgers and sausages (and much more) in the UK The whole FRY’s range will be available for free tasting at Brighton so if you are new to the veggie lifestyle, or looking for some new ideas for your dinner, come to VegfestUK Brighton and seek out the Beanies stall for what has to be some of the tastiest meat substitutes on the market. www.beanieshealthfoods.co.uk

Veggie Vision – Internet TV station

Welcome to our Media partners Veggie Vision – the UK’s leading veggie internet TV station.. Packed full of news, products, special offers and recipes plus some amazing interviews with veggie celebrities, Veggie Vision is the must see TV station for veggies and vegans, and those interested in heading that way. Run by the lovely Karin Ridgers, who also runs her own veggie PR company. Karin has just released her new veggie Christmas book online – available to read free from the Veggie Vision website
www.mad-promotions.co.uk www.veggievision.co.uk